Orlando Magic vs. Milwaukee Bucks - 2/8/20 NBA Pick, Odds & Prediction
Milwaukee Bucks at Orlando Magic
Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 5:00 PM (Amway Center)
MIL -9.0 . Total 218.0 .
The Milwaukee Bucks hit the road for a clash with the Orlando Magic. The Bucks are (44-7), coming off a 112-101 win over the Philadelphia 76ers. The Magic are (22-30), after falling to the New York Knicks,, 105-103.
In the Bucks win over the 76ers, Milwaukee was guided on offense by Giannis Antetokounmpo. Antetokounmpo finished with a double-double, totaling 36 points, 20 rebounds, and 6 assists. The Bucks shot 47% from the floor and 32% from 3-point distance. Milwaukee held the 76ers to 37% from the floor, but gave up more than a few 3-pointers. Milwaukee allowed the 76ers to connect 19 times from deep.
In the Magic loss to the Knicks, Orlando was led offensively by Nikola Vucevic. Vucevic registered 25 points, 8 rebounds, and 3 blocked shots. The Magic converted on 45% from the floor and 29% from 3-point distance. Orlando struggled with ball security, committing 20 turnovers. The Magic were able to stay in the game, due to connecting on 26 free throws on 30 attempts.
Recent Betting Trends:
Bucks are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Bucks are 6-0 SU in their last 6 road games.
The under is 4-1 in Bucks last 5 games against the Eastern Conference.
Magic are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games.
Magic are 15-5 SU in their last 20 home games against Milwaukee.
The under is 10-1 in Magic last 11 home games.
The Bucks have been phenomenal on the road, as Milwaukee is 20-4 on the road. The Magic are 13-12 at home. Orlando has seen great success in their last 20 home games against the Bucks. However, Orlando has not looked good recently, as the Magic have lost 7 of their last 8 games. Milwaukee has the best scoring offense, while Orlando has the best scoring defense. Seeing how the Magic have been scuffling, I'm taking the Bucks here on the road. Final score prediction, Bucks will win and cover, 116-105.